We have puppies

We have the puppies!

We delivered the puppies from Mrs. Pelin Çelik in the presence of the 48th Beyoğlu notery public.

Meeting the puppies

Meeting the Puppies

Our benefactor Mrs. Pelin Çelik arranged a meeting party to present the puppies to the members of our association. We thank her for this great organization.

AXS Chat

The president of Turkish Guide Dog Association, Nurdeniz Tunçer, was a guest of AXS chat to speak on disability rights, accesibility and the guide dogs.

Dev 8th TED Malatya Koleji

We were the guests of TED Malatya College to introduce the guide dogs in the context of december 3 international day of persons with disabilities. It was great to take place in this beautiful organization. We thank to TED Malatya College for their hospitality.

Nov 18th, Koc Univeristy

We introduced The Turkish Guide Dog Association in Koç University. Many thanks to the participants and Koç University.

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Our Association Featured in Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Turkey Newsletter

The Guide Dog Association of Turkey has just been established. with a population of over 76 million people and no guide dogs, there was a real need for this service in our country.

A member of our chamber, Att. Nurdeniz Tuncer has been the initiator for the establishment of the first guide dog association in Turkey. She is being helped by her friend and guide dog user Maggie Moore, who is the wife of the British ambassador to Turkey. Culturally, Turkey does not have a strong dog culture and Maggie has been able to raise awareness of the valuable role of guide dogs and become an ambassador in her own right. At the association we ensure that the guide dog user and the guide dog build a strong bond and are comfortable with each other. We believe that will be able change the lives of visually impaired men and women by enabling greater mobility.

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Talking Turkey

EGDF is delighted to welcome as a new member Rehber Köpekler Derneği, the Guide Dog Association in Turkey. With a population of over 76 million people and no guide dogs, Turkey has badly needed this service.

Nurdeniz Tuncer, a visually impaired lawyer, has started the first guide dog association in Turkey. She is being helped by her friend and guide dog user Maggie Moore, who is the wife of the British ambassador to Turkey. Because it is is a mainly Muslim country, Turkey does not have a strong dog culture and Maggie has been able to raise awaareness of the valuable role of guide dogs and become an ambassador in her own right.

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BCC in Turkey Newsletter about our association’s foundation.

Rehber Köpekler Derneği – the Guide Dog Association of Turkey has just been established.

With a population of over 76 million people and no guide dogs, there was a real need for this service.

BCCT member, Att. Nurdeniz Tuncer has been the initiator for the establishment of the first guide dog association in Turkey. She is being helped by her friend and guide dog user Maggie Moore, who is the wife of the British ambassador to Turkey. Culturally, Turkey does not have a strong dog culture and Maggie has been able to raise awareness of the valuable role of guide dogs and become an ambassador in her own right.

Guide Dog means liberty

Bayan Maggie Moore ve rehber köpeğinin fotoğrafıBritish Ambassador Richard Moore’s wife, Maggie Moore is visually impaired. But she is not having much difficulty in her everyday life thanks to her guide dog, Star. Moore, education is preparing to establish a foundation to promote Turkey in this type of dog that holds 50 thousand pounds.

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Star, UK’s ambassador’s wife’s cute guide dog

Bayan Maggie Moore ve rehber köpeği Star Hanım'ın fotoğrafı

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